CMC Rocks the Hunter 2014
Rob Potts Entertainment Edge, Chugg Entertainment and Foxtel’s Country Music Channel (CMC) are excited to announce American superstar and iconic ‘Redneck Woman’ GRETCHEN WILSON (USA) is returning to Australia for CMC Rocks the Hunter 2014 in March. This 3-day festival, held at Hope Estate in the beautiful Hunter Valley NSW, is one of the biggest and most-anticipated music events each year.
Along with Gretchen, international and local hitmakers also being announced include CLAY WALKER (USA), THOMPSON SQUARE (USA), JIM LAUDERDALE (USA), JAMES REYNE, SHANE NICHOLSON, JEDD HUGHES, BLACKJACK BILLY (USA) and BUSBY MAROU.
Jayne Denham, The Davidson Brothers, Aleyce Simmonds, Mustered Courage, Wagons, Kaylee Bell (NZ), Lachlan Bryan, Little Bastard, Corey Colum and We the Ghosts will also be there for the party!
Artists previously announced for 2014 include one of the biggest superstars of country music and festival headliner, TOBY KEITH (USA), as well as ELI YOUNG BAND (USA), KELLIE PICKLER (USA), LEE KERNAGHAN, CRAIG CAMPBELL (USA), LOVE AND THEFT (USA), PAUL THORN (USA); plus The Greencards (USA), Morgan Evans, Kevin Bennett & The Flood, Luke O’Shea, Adam Eckersley Band, Kaylens Rain, Jason Owen, Peter McWhirter, Jody Direen (NZ) and The Viper Creek Band.
Returning as main stage host this year is Storme Warren (USA). The Nashville-based TV and radio host, seen around the USA and Australia fronting his TV show Headline Country, will make his sixth trip to Oz to host. He will share MC duties with returning favourites and cohorts, Mike Carr and Darren Carr.